Updated Nov 12, 2015

  • PUBLIC HEARING: The Board of Trustees will consider an industrial facilities exemption application for the following - click here.
  • Winter tax bills will be mailed out on November 30th.
  • Yard waste will be picked up on your regular scheduled day through December 4th.
  • Please note the following dates the Township Hall will be closed:

Thursday, November 26th - Thanksgiving Day
Friday, November 27th - Day After Thanksgiving
Thursday, December 24th - Christmas Eve
Friday, December 25th - Christmas Day
Friday, January 1st - New Year's Day

  • For information on the Township Master Plan, see the following links:

Concepts and Definitions

Assets Map

Opportunities Map

Master Plans are required by the state for all governmental units that have zoning authority and provide guidance for future private and public development for the next five to twenty years.

  • A new Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Law goes into effect on July 1, 2015. Please feel free to review the updated documents below, and if you have any questions, contact the Township Clerk at (269) 429-7703.

FOIA Request Detailed Cost Itemization

FOIA Procedures and Guidelines

FOIA Public Inspection of Records Policy

FOIA Public Summary of Procedures and Guidelines

FOIA Request for Public Records

  • Property tax information is available online at https://www.is.bsasoftware.com. Our information is listed under “Berrien County Municipalities”. Tax inquiries for property owners are free for any property that they own. All other inquiries are charged $2.00 each. You may look at the history of the taxes for your property for the last twenty years, see current information, and print off duplicate bill information.

    Just follow the directions to set up your account.

    If you have any questions, please contact the Treasurer’s Office at (269) 932-0269.

Special Meetings

  • When scheduled, links to special meeting information will appear below.

Township Meetings

Township Board of Trustees 1st Monday of the Month 12 pm - Workshop 6 pm - Regular Meeting

Planning Commission 6:30 pm - 2nd Tuesday Bi-Monthly

Zoning Board of Appeals 7 pm - 2nd Wednesday (As Requested)

Meetings are held at the Township Hall and are open to the Public.

2015 Dates the Office will be Closed

Friday, April 17th - Spring Holiday
Friday, May 22rd & Monday, May 25th - Memorial Day Weekend
Thursday, July 2nd & Friday, July 3rd - 4th of July Weekend
Friday, September 4th & Monday, September 7th - Labor Day Weekend
Thursday, November 26th & Friday, November 27th - Thanksgiving
Thursday, December 24th & Friday, December 25th - Christmas
Friday, January 1st - New Year's Day